Maintain the competitive advantage of El Segundo as the site for business expansions and relocations through an aggressive and professional Economic Development Program that is sufficiently funded to implement an annual program of work including the establishment of a City business retention and attraction incentive program. The incentive program will strive to retain 12 existing and attract 12 new businesses.
Increase revenues to the City of El Segundo while maintaining the quality of life for which the community is recognized by serving as a facilitator wherever necessary for new development projects, keeping apprised of the status of available development sites for new development and/or expansion, and promoting downtown revitalization efforts.
Reinforce the City's reputation for cooperation with, and assistance to, the business community by providing immediate response to all questions/requests for assistance, increasing contacts with the business community by scheduling 24 business retention and attraction team site visits to existing businesses, and maintaining the positive relationship and spirit of cooperation between staff and the Chamber of Commerce. Assist the real estate brokerage community as appropriate.
Continue to evaluate the most efficient and effective method of marketing, including printed material, the Internet and website data.
Promote expansion of business in Downtown El Segundo and assist businesses to exceed performance goals.